MoU signed with City University of Seattle

MoU signed with City University of Seattle

MacEwan University and City University of Seattle sign Memorandum of Understanding Grant MacEwan University’s Bachelor of Child and Youth Care (BCYC) program and the Master of Counseling program offered by City University of Seattle have a long-standing relationship. A significantly number…

Planning for Babies

Planning for Babies

  For my final semester, I am in a field placement with babies. I was so excited when I found out where I was placed, as I was craving a change. Because my previous three placements had been with preschool…

What is Preconception Health?

What is Preconception Health?

  That is the question that a group of nursing students at MacEwan University set out to answer. Their goal is to raise awareness about preconception health — that is, health leading up to pregnancy — and to educate about…

My Last Day of Classes

My Last Day of Classes

Today was my last class in the Early Learning and Child Care program – ever. Tomorrow I have a seminar in the afternoon, but no more classes. I start my four week block of field placement and then the program…

Time to Buckle Down!

Time to Buckle Down!

It’s crunch time! Next week is my last week of classes of the program. AHH! After that, it’s back to my field placement for four weeks. I feel like the end of classes creeped up on me with no warning….

How do you contribute to world peace?

How do you contribute to world peace?

  This week, social workers throughout Alberta are celebrating National Social Work Week in recognition of the contributions of social workers to society. MacEwan University’s Social Work program will pose one question each day based on this year’s theme: Advocating…

Can you save Stan?

Can you save Stan?

Students from four universities lent a helping hand last weekend to Stan or “standardized man,” a training mannequin for health care professionals. MacEwan University Clinical Simulation Centre staff were involved in instructing the students, about procedures for different scenarios, and…

Will you sacrifice for the earth?

Will you sacrifice for the earth?

  This week, social workers throughout Alberta are celebrating National Social Work Week in recognition of the contributions of social workers to society. MacEwan University’s Social Work program will pose one question each day based on this year’s theme: Advocating…

What will you sacrifice for social justice?

What will you sacrifice for social justice?

  This week, social workers throughout Alberta are celebrating National Social Work Week in recognition of the contributions of social workers to society. MacEwan University’s Social Work program will pose one question each day based on this year’s theme: Advocating…

Massage Students Volunteer at The Brier

Massage Students Volunteer at The Brier

Massage Therapy students from MacEwan University are volunteering their expertise to help athletes at the 2013 Tim Hortons Brier. Watch an interview with Jeff Moggach, the program chair, and with students of the program about what they will learn, and…